Crested Butte
Weather Forecast, United States

 

Days 0-3 Crested Butte Weather Summary:

Mostly dry. Temperatures will be below freezing (max -4°C on Sun afternoon, min -9°C on Fri night). Wind will be generally light.

Days 3-6 Crested Butte Weather Summary:

A light covering of new snow mostly falling on Wed afternoon. Temperatures will be below freezing (max -5°C on Thu afternoon, min -11°C on Mon night). Winds increasing (calm on Mon night, strong winds from the NW by Wed afternoon).

night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
partially cloudy
snow showers
snow showers
partially cloudy
clear
Wind km/h
10 WSW10
15 W15
5 W5
5 NNW5
0 SW0
0 SW0
5 SSW5
10 WSW10
5 W5
10 NNW10
20 NNW20
20 NNW20
25 NNW25
30 NW30
35 NW35
30 NW30
30 NW30
30 NW30
clear clear clear clear clear clear clear clear clear clear clear clear clear some clouds snow shwrs snow shwrs some clouds clear
Rain
Rain mm
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Snow
Snow cm
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - 2 3 - -
High °C
-7 -6 -5 -8 -5 -4 -7 -6 -6 -9 -8 -7 -10 -8 -7 -9 -7 -5
Low °C
-9 -9 -7 -8 -8 -5 -9 -9 -8 -11 -11 -9 -10 -10 -9 -10 -9 -7
Chill °C
-11 -11 -10 -11 -5 -4 -7 -10 -10 -9 -15 -14 -17 -17 -17 -19 -16 -13
Freezing level m
2100 2700 2600 2200 3000 2900 2150 2700 2450 1850 2400 2200 1850 2500 2250 2000 2600 2500
Sea lvl3000ft6000ft9000ft12000ft15000ft
mountain backdrop
-7-6-5-8-5-4-7-6-6-9-8-7-10-8-7-9-7-5-4-2-1-401-3-2-1-5-4-3-6-3-2-6-3-1
Sunrise
- 7:18 - - 7:18 - - 7:20 - - 7:20 - - 7:20 - - 7:22 -
Sunset
- - 4:45 - - 4:46 - - 4:46 - - 4:46 - - 4:47 - - 4:47

Issued local time.

This table gives the weather forecast for Crested Butte at the specific elevation of 3707 m. Our advanced weather models allow us to provide distinct weather forecasts for several elevations of Crested Butte. To see the weather forecasts for the other elevations, use the tab navigation above the table. For a wider overview of the weather, consult the Weather Map of Colorado.

Live conditions reported by 5 closest weather stations

Weather StationTemp.WeatherWind
Cloud
Visibility
Cloud / Visibility
Mt. Crested Butte
3 km NW
2926m alt.
32 minutes ago
-8° C
-
0
Calm
(0 kph at 74).
Gunnison
37 km S
2352m alt.
2 hours ago
-
0
Calm
(0 kph at 9).
Aspen Airport
39 km N
2354m alt.
55 minutes ago
-9.4° C
clear
Clear
7
Light winds from the SSE
(7 kph at 150).
16 km
Gunnison Airport
41 km S
2339m alt.
52 minutes ago
-21.1° C
clear
Clear
0
Calm
(0 kph at 0).
16 km
Pitkin
48 km SE
2826m alt.
3 hours ago
-12° C
-
0
Calm
(0 kph at 179).

* NOTE: not all weather observatories update at the same frequency which is the reason why some locations may show data from stations that are further away than known closer ones. We also include passing Ship data if it is recorded close to Crested Butte and within an acceptable time window.